Are you Ready for Insta 75 Days Revision Plan (UPSC Prelims - 2020)?
TOPIC: Appointment to various Constitutional posts, powers, functions and responsibilities
of various Constitutional Bodies.
4)Examine Indian response to the appointment of Simon commission. Also, discuss the impacts of Simon Commission.(250 words)
Key demand of the question
In the first part of the question, we have to examine indian response of various political factions to appointment of Simon commission and the reasons behind it. In the second part, we have to discuss the impact that Simon commission had. Impact has to be analysed from multiple perspectives ranging from impact on constitutional scheme , on the freedom movement etc
Examine – mention the response and probe deeper examining the reasons behind response and the impact of the response.
Discuss – Mention the impact and the pros and cons of the impact
Structure of the answer
Introduction – explain the context in which Simon Commission was appointed and details of the Simon Commission.
- Mention the response of Congress, Muslim league, unionists etc
- Also discuss the reasons why they responded the way they did.
- Discuss the impact that Simon commission had on polity, on federal structure, on the national movement and any other impact you feel it had
Conlusion – Summarise your answer which should highlight how critical a role the commission played.